8 Results for tag "Getting to Know Interpreters"
Getting to Know Mairin
Let’s get to know one of the interpreters behind the smiles you see when you visit Colonial Williamsburg. We’ll let her introduce herself …Hi, I’m Mairin, an Orientation Interpreter at Colonial Williamsburg. I’ve been working for CW for three years continuously, but I also worked a summer in 2016 when …
Getting to Know Christopher
My name is Christopher Glick and I am an orientation and sites interpreter here at Colonial Williamsburg. I help guests to understand both in place and context where they are at and serve as a bridge between the colonial era and today. As a site interpreter, I provide guests with …
Getting to Know Kathleen
We caught up with site interpreter Kathleen McDonough who’s been with the foundation for eight years. Get to know her below.
Getting to Know Da-Veia
Hello, my name is Da-Veia, and I’ve been working for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation for over four years. In May 2016, I started work as an Orientation Interpreter two weeks after graduating from college, but I have vague memories of visiting the Williamsburg area with my family when I was …
Getting to Know Mike
I started at Colonial Williamsburg back in 2011, and hope to be here a lot longer! I serve primarily as an Orientation Interpreter and can be found most often helping folks find their way through town, answering questions about programming, and giving a basic introduction to 18th-century history.
Getting to Know Holly
Hi, I’m Holly, a Groups Interpreter at Colonial Williamsburg. I’ve been working for the Foundation for nearly seven years, though this is my second time with the Foundation. I started out as an Orientation Interpreter in 2005 as my first job after college. As I like to joke with guests, …
Getting to Know Erikka
I am a Sites Interpreter, working mostly inside Colonial Williamsburg’s buildings. I currently work at the Governor’s Palace, the George Wythe House, and the Raleigh Tavern and give guided tours of those buildings that last between 25 and 30 minutes. In my position, I am expected to be able to …
Getting to Know Courtney
Meet Courtney Drommerhausen (Winkler), one of the many talented customed interpreters you’ll might meet during your visit. We asked her a few questions as part of our blog series getting to know the interpreters of Colonial Williamsburg.